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4949 Grand Ave Ste 9, Gurnee, IL 60031-1821
+1 847-249-4757
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Gurnee, Illinois
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Donuts! What more can I say? They have an excellent product here, and I always like to patronize local, family-owned business. The prices may be (very slightly) higher than the chain donut shop down the street, but they really do what they do in a great fashion.

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Thank Gregg J
west chester, United States
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great donuts. good price.. GREAT SERVICE.. I will be back for more as I visit Wisconsin/Ill.. from philadlephia PA

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Thank Linda P
Gurnee
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64 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

We have been going to Gurnee Donuts forever! They make the very best donuts around.... they were missed when they were closed because of the fire and now that the kids of the original owners have opened it back up, everyone that I know that were original customers, we're all back!

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Thank cjaw288
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39 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

I love donuts. To a detriment. These are donuts worthy of my love. And this place is way too close to my home. This place is loved by many. I have showed up many a morning hoping to get in and out and had to leave empty-handed due to a long line, as well as arriving mid to late morning... More 

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Thank Kendra L
Kuwait City, Kuwait
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4,270 reviews
2,678 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9,786 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Good Donuts I bought some for hotel use Good enough Moderates service Reasonable prices Friendly manner staff

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1 Thank bnghanem
Buchanan, Michigan
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300 reviews
206 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 243 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016

My understanding is that these donuts are made with butter milk. They are absolutely outrageous. We shared some with food aficionados, who said they were exceptional two days later. And our four and two year old grandsons, did not move while enjoying their treat. The lady who owns the store is a delight and if time permits is happy to... More 

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1 Thank Martin R
Gurnee, Illinois
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97 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

Tremendous comeback from a fire a couple years ago. My go to place for donuts but the Apple Fritters are big and flavorful. A Saturday morning treat are the Bacon covered Maple long Johns (mmmm). All donuts are fresh and hearty.

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Thank ibresqone
Darien, Illinois, United States
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Also willing to make me some maple bars if they are not in the display counter. Friendly too!! Coffee is not bad, just east .of Great America.

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Thank Bill P
Chicago, Illinois
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

This family owned and operated donut shop sits in a little strip mall along Grand Avenue. Their award-winning ube donut is what brought us in (it definitely did not disappoint and is a must-try if you're there) but the red velvet and jelly donuts were also delicious and moist. We will try the other flavors next time we are in... More 

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Thank 572nizzam
Chicago, Illinois
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130 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Best donuts in Lake County. I've looked for a great donut place here for four years and lo and behold! In addition to that, it's small and family owned and has red velvet donuts! Donuts are moist. Still doesn't compare to home but as close as it has gotten.

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Thank Tasha T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4949 Grand Ave Ste 9, Gurnee, IL 60031-1821
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Gurnee
  • Phone Number: +1 847-249-4757

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?